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Monday, October 18, 2021


Plans move forward to pump water to Verner

The possibility of transporting water from the treatment plant in Sturgeon Falls to Verner using the CPR corridor has entered a new phase, reported...

New recycling program may provide savings and opportunity for WN

Changes are coming for the West Nipissing Blue Box Program, which will see the financial onus for recycling blue box materials placed firmly with...

UPDATE: Area reopens after OPP investigate death on Front Street

2 p.m. West Nipissing Ontario Provincial Police (OPP) will not be releasing the name of the deceased discovered along Front Street this morning until next...

Cyclist honours late father with fundraising trek

Cyclist Lynn Laforest of Markstay-Warren honoured the memory of her late father, Roger Laforest, while also raising an impressive amount to fight cancer. After...

New book gives voice to hushed victim

After suffering in silence for over 50 years, a West Nipissing woman is finally sharing her story in the hopes that other victims of...

Temagami wants out of Au Château

The Municipality of Temagami is trying to sever its ties with Au Château Home for the Aged by the end of the year, but...

Mobile vaccine clinic rolls through town

The North Bay Parry Sound Health Unit’s new mobile vaccine clinic made its first stop at the Caisse Alliance on King Street in Sturgeon...

Verner garage improvements costlier than anticipated

West Nipissing Council awarded the contract to refurbish and expand the public works garage in Verner to Capital Construction, though soaring construction costs meant...

Serré seeks a third term as Nickel Belt MP

With the federal election called for September 20, incumbent Nickel Belt Liberal candidate Marc Serré is seeking a third term in office. His campaign...

Green candidate advocates for basic income

Nickel Belt’s federal Green party candidate is Craig Gravelle, a food service professional from Hanmer. While he is new to politics – he became...
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